Question about GE WHRE5550K Top Load Washer

1 Answer

Ge top load washer lights up but wont turn on

I honestly dont know the model #, but the control panel will light up after I turn the cycle select a full rotation but it will not start.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 2:

    An expert who has achieved level 2 by getting 100 points

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Greenhorn:

    A rookie expert who has answered 20 questions on their first day.

    Cheetah:

    An expert who has answered 20 or more questions within one hour.

  • Expert
  • 66 Answers

Check the bottom right coner take the panel off and cheack the pumps not blocked , or its the door lock ,or pc board

Posted on Jan 18, 2013

Ad

6 Suggested Answers

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad
huuum
  • 750 Answers

SOURCE: GE Top load washer.

Hello rschneeweis
Welcome,

Sounds like a seal or drain hose is leaking or the clamp on a hose has vibrated loose.

Water leaking out the bottom of the machine when washing machine begins agitation cycle. If the machine is turned off the water stops leaking even with the tub full of water.

Let me know if you found it and how you do.

Huuum
Please remember to leave a rating

Posted on Oct 04, 2008

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: GE washer won't fill with cold water

Cold water pipe had become frozen. FYI this model of washer has a nice feature whereas you can test each component i.e. valves, by setting the timer and reading the LED's on the front panel. Instructions are in the schematic.

Posted on Jan 19, 2009

  • 130 Answers

SOURCE: Broken knob on GE washer

There are four separate parts that make up the knob dial. You can pull off the knob if you use a screwdriver/pliers to remove the clip holding it on. Check if the mounting areas appear stripped or broken. There should also be a compression ring in the mounting hole on the back of the knob. That's what may be broken or stripped. These are all parts that you can get from a local parts store (check the phone book) and you can do it yourself. Any of those parts should cost less than $10. The bad news is if you stripped the pole coming out of the timer assembly. You would need to replace the entire assembly which costs about $130. If you call a GE repairman, you are looking at $89.95 or more just to have them show up. If it is still under warranty, there is no charge. You can call them to verify this:

1-866-383-3933

Posted on May 03, 2009

  • 1 Answer

SOURCE: GE Front Load Washer Model WBVH5100HWW - door lock light is on

I queryed another site; justanswer.com with technician Larry, who provided the solution. Replace the door latch assenbly part # WH10X1006 $146.99 from GE. A local parts house had the identical under a Whirlpool # WP8182634 for 59.46. Install the new assemble and all is well.

Posted on May 07, 2009

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: GE top load Super Capacity 16 cycle washer (one year old)

We have a GE WJRR4170 washer, with the same problem. At first I thought I might have to unscrew the entire control panel just to replace the knob. However, replacing it turns out to be easy.

Right behind the knob, holding it in place, is a nylon/plastic retainer clip. If you pull out the knob (into the "start" position), you can use a flathead screwdriver to push the clip out. The knob then will slide easily off the metal stem. A GE replacement knob costs $9 or $10, depending on the source.

Shame on GE, but the knob is designed terribly. The part of it that engages the dial has eight, flimsy plastic teeth. At any time, four of these are supposed to engage four little slots in the dial. However, the way the knob is designed, there will be a lot of wear and tear on these plastic teeth, so they'll wear out on every single machine.

Good luck to the many people who will have this problem!

Posted on Nov 04, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Red indicator light on the cycle dial stuck blinking


Chek that the door lock is activated if not replace the door lock the other possibility is the anti flood device is activated so chek for a leak in the bottom of the machine

Jul 06, 2014 | Whirlpool duet Washing Machines

1 Answer

Installed new control asm on ge washer wbse3120b now all the lights are flashing and no power?


On you old control there was a plug with just a jumper wire. This is the model select plug. Without this plug the washer does not "know" what model it is on and the lights will flash. http://www.appliance-repair-it.com/ge-washer-lights-blink-after-replacing-the-control-board.html

Sep 13, 2010 | GE WBSE3120B Top Load Washer

2 Answers

Samsung washing machine F1245 control panel stuck??


I have Samsung/korea-SW905Washer.When power is switched on the Fault-'1E' appears. what could be the reason.( narrate list of control component failure).
Bought in the year 1996 at India ( voltas mega washer top loading-7.5kg) and working till last month.
after few wash cycles the machine stopped at aforesaid indication and it is not functioning due to above fault indication'1E'
provide me remedial measures or electronic control board circuit.

May 29, 2009 | Samsung WE356A5W Washer/Dryer Laundry...

2 Answers

Whirlpool Duet Front Loading Washer Won't Turn On


MY WASHER WAS DOING BASICALLY THE SAME THING. I HAVE A WHIRLPOOL FRONT LOADER MODEL #GHW9460PL0. MY HUBBY REMOVED THE 3 SCREWS FROM THE BACK OF THE WASHER, UNPLUG IT FIRST, AND TOOK THE TOP OFF. WE THEN CAREFULLY UNPLUG THE WIRES AND REPLUGGED THEM BACK IN 1 BY 1 SO U WONT GET THEM MIXED UP. WE THEN TRYED IT, AND THE CONTROL LOCKED LITE STAYED LIT. HE HELD THE SIGNAL CYCLE BUTTON IN FOR 3 SECONDS AND THE LIGHT WENT OUT. WE THEN TRYED RUNNING A CYCLE AND SO FAR SO GOOD!! GOOD LUCK!

May 26, 2009 | Whirlpool Duet GHW9150P Front Load Washer

1 Answer

WWSE3160A0AA waching machine turns on the light


replace the control board behind the panel. depending on the age of machine. you may just have to replace the machine.

Aug 17, 2008 | GE WWSE6260B Top Load Washer

1 Answer

GE-WBSE2090A2WW


your main control board is bad ( Electronic Timer) if you need one let me know I can sell you one at whole sale but i would need model number to get the right 1

May 22, 2008 | GE WBSE2090A Top Load Washer

2 Answers

GE Washer stops during cycle


CHECK THE SENSOR SWITCH underneath the washer where the door closes , it could be loose or damaged, hope this helps AJ

Nov 17, 2007 | GE WHRE5260E Top Load Washer

3 Answers

GE Prodigy washer


try with another preset(got 14), and see to compare whats happens, any way as another (dont remember who) tech of this forrum say, "if it not broke dont fix it"..good luck

Aug 10, 2006 | Whirlpool AWM029 Front Load Washer

Not finding what you are looking for?
GE WHRE5550K Top Load Washer Logo

266 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top GE Washing Machines Experts

Dan Webster
Dan Webster

Level 3 Expert

8220 Answers

Tim Whalen

Level 3 Expert

3074 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

Are you a GE Washing Machine Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...